Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Sharon



Marker ID: SCHM 46-12
Location: In Sharon on SC 49
County: York
Coordinates: N 34° 57.11    W 081° 20.286
  34.95183333    -81.3381
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

The town of Sharon grew up around and took its name from Sharon Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, which existed here in 1800. When the Charleston, Cincinnati, and Chicago Railroad " came through in the 1880s, John L. Rainey donated land for the station. The town was incorporated by the S.C. General Assembly in 1889.

Erected by York Historical Commission - 1979


Notes:

Two sided - Town of Sharon

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